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Carl “Leroy” Johnson Jr.
AVON-Carl “Leroy’’ Johnson Jr., 53, Avon, passed away Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009, at 7:30 p.m. at his home.
He was born May 5, 1955, in Galesburg, the son of Carl L. and Nettie A. (Elander) Johnson. He married Cindy Swise who preceded him in death in June of 1999.
He is survived by his parents; one son, Jeff Johnson, Avon; one daughter, Jessie Johnson, Bushnell; two sisters, Nancy (Howard) Muir and Barbara (Mark) Johnson, Abingdon; two brothers, David Johnson, Enid, Okla., and Richard Johnson, Abingdon; and several grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by one son, Jeremy Johnson, in 2007.
Carl was reared in rural Abingdon and attended Abingdon Schools.
He worked at the Abingdon Pottery until it closed.
Graveside services were held Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009, in the Greenbush Cemetery, Greenbush.
Memorials may be made in his memory.
Corman Memorial Home, Avon, was in charge of arrangements.